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30 August 2023

Professor Hagan Bayley wins prestigious Royal Society award

Chemistry Fellow Professor Hagan Bayley has been awarded the prestigious Buchanan Medal, one of 25 Royal Society medals and prizes announced today. Professor Bayley’s award recognises his role in founding the highly su...

29 August 2023

Mike Wooldridge will tackle the big questions facing AI research and unravel the myths about how this ground-breaking technology really works.

We are delighted to announce that Hertford Fellow Professor Michael Wooldridge will give this year’s Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, to be broadcast on BBC Four and iPlayer in late December 2023. Mike’s lecture...

28 July 2023

Vic Madden 1937 – 2023

The Hertford community is saddened to hear of the death of Vic Madden, who was the college groundsman for 48 years. One of Hertford’s longest-serving members of staff, Vic joined the college in 1956 at the age of 1...

26 July 2023

Unsung Heroes of Science Competition Winners Celebrated at Hertford

At the end of June, 17 young people came to Hertford for the Unsung Heroes of Science Celebration Day. All were shortlisted for the annual Unsung Heroes of Science competition, which challenges teenagers aged 16-18 aroun...

24 July 2023

Library campaign boosted by substantial gifts

We are thrilled to announce that Hertford has received two generous gifts in support of our project to transform the college library. Thanks to these gifts and that of many other alumni and friends of the college, we are...

21 July 2023

Spin-out company wins Royal Society of Chemistry prize

A spin-out company, co-founded by Hertford Chemistry Fellow Professor Claire Vallance and alumnus Dean James, amongst others, has won a prestigious Royal Society Chemistry Emerging Technologies Prize. Their new company, ...

17 July 2023

Hertford Fellows receive Frontiers of Science awards

Two Hertford Fellows have been recognised in the Frontiers of Science Awards. Professor Dawid Kielak, along with co-authors Marek Kaluba and Piotr Nowak, received the award for their work on property T for automorphism g...

13 July 2023

Circular economies and ethical trade

This week, Dr Steve New hosted a workshop in college on Blockchain Solutions in Recycling and the Circular Economy, co-organised with Dr Yu (Jack) Gong from Southampton University. The workshop drew together practitioner...

13 July 2023

Leigh Douglas Memorial Prize of the British Society for Middle Eastern Studies

Congratulations to alumnus Dr Hashem Abushama (Human Geography, 2018), who was named joint runner up for the 2023 Leigh Douglas Memorial Prize for his dissertation Articulations: Settler Colonialism, Dispossession, and A...

6 July 2023

Amelia Bowman wins the 2023 Vaughan Williams Prize in Clinical Medicine

The Hertford College Vaughan Williams Prize in Clinical Medicine has been awarded in 2023 to Dr Amelia Bowman. Since 2020, the prize is awarded annually to the Year 6 medical student (studying at Hertford) who submits th...